The Third Year Class
High School Basketball Team
ORIEN E. DALLEY
Instructor in Violin
WM. H. MANNING
Head of Department
ERNEST F. OBORN
Instructor in Piano
HE Branch Agricultural College boasts the best
Music department, in southern Utah, with but few
rivals in the...
Beaver Murdock Academy--Beaver (Beaver County, Utah); School yearbooks
Photos of Theresa White, Graduate '17, Class Secretary and Treasurer '17, Class Historian. "Tranquility thou better name, Than all the family of fame." ; Ernest Joseph, Graduate '17. "I had rather have a fool to make me merry than experience to...
cannot be attributed to this organization, person or group of persons, who gave freely of their time and talents in support of this project. Scores of photographs have been submitted to the organization. Reprints of many of these were made by Mrs....
A FAVORITE DANCE BAND
One of Beaver's favorite Dance Bands was under the direction of John Grimshaw. Much of their playing was done in the Opera House, when the "Two-step" was the popular dance and the town supported a dance every Friday night....
Photos of Beaver's First Band, Back Row, left to right: Robert Stoney, William Robinson, Lorenzo Schofield, Samuel Fennemore, Enoch E. Cowdell, Charles C. Harris. Front Row: John Robinson, George Hales, Thomas Schofield, William G. Bickley, F. O....
and Charles E. Murdock. Up to this time it had been known as the Academy building. Now it needed a new name. The school children were asked to submit names. Mr. Maeser suggested to a pupil that it be named in honor of Dr. John R. Park, so long the...
COUNTY SUPERINTENDENT APPOINTED
The Territorial Legislature of 1855 had passed law placing the schools under the direct control of the county court. This court was to appoint "three competent men to determine the qualifications of teacher, an all...
others say it was east. C. T. Stoney was postmaster, 1894-99. He was called on an L. D. S. mission and Robert Stoney filled the vacancy. Ernest Hodges served from 1899 to 1904, in the same location. Other postmasters serving in this building were:...
BEAVER COUNTY SELECTMEN AND YEARS OF SERVICE
John W. Huntsman 1856-7 James McKnight 1880-87
Simeon F. Howd 1856-7 Willis Coplan 1881
Joel W. White 1856-7 John; R. Murdock 1882
Ross B. Rogers 1858-9- Philo T. Farnsworth 1883
David B. Adams 1858-9...
the printing. Wilson G. Nowers was appointed clock cus-todian. City recorder E. E. Cowdell resigned ; Robert Fotheringham, appointed.
1893-William H. Bakes, mayor, with Reinhard Maeser, Frank D. Farnsworth, Jesse Baldwin, Walter S. Tolton and...
purchased and grandstand built on city park. Fire hose purchased. Edith C. Woolsey, recorder.
1924-25-Clyde L. Messinger, mayor; Henry K. Boy-ter, J. Frank Smith, George Cockett, Thomas W. Gunn and T. L. Griffith, councilmen; Edith C. Woolsey,...
Jackson, Lorus Owen, Wilford Ray
Joseph, Ernest G. Parkinson, G. Arnold
Joseph, Thomas L. Petty, Edgar A.
Kesler, Ferrall Price, Charles
Lindsay, Dan Price, Victor E.
Low, James W. Puffer, Stanley M.
Maeser, Earl Reese, Sidney R.
the ground. The washouts were repaired, and the ditch is in use today.
About three-fourths of a mile southwest of the intake, Nelson Hollingshead built a grist mill, which he and Charles Burke operated until 1900, when it was moved to the Ernest...
was brought into town in tanks by the railroad and delivered to the families at 5c per bucket, and placed in barrels in the home, by Henry Osborne, water man. When a storm was brewing one could hear the clang of tubs and buckets being put under the...
Evans, Boyd Decker; Eyre, Golden Junior; Fails, William Dalton; Farnow, Harry Douglas Jr.; Fisher, Hal Joseph; Fisher, Norman Gene; Forsgren, Arvil Ferron; Fotheringham, Robert Bruce; Fotheringham, Wallace D.; Frazier, Lane W.; Freeman,...